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  • $10,000.00 Scholarship Winner Announced August 16, 2018 Life and Memories of a Patriot2018 Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest First Place $10,000 Scholarship Kayla Juds | 12th Grade “Life and Memories of a Patriot” | Medium: Oil Paint Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary 10519 | Greendale, Wisconsin “This painting of my grandfather is a historic reflection of a patriot who, in decades past, proudly went to battle. The memories of serving his country honorably ...
  • $10,000 Home Repair Grants to Veterans July 24, 2018 Washington County, OregonThe Washington County Office of Community Development was recently awarded funds from Oregon Housing and Community Services to help low-income elderly or disabled Veterans with repairs to their homes. The Veterans Home Improvement Program will provide grants of up to $10,000 to perform these repairs. Please call 503 846 8897 for more information. PDF Flyer Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogle
  • Photos from Memorial Day Observance and Picnic May 28, 2018 What a powerful way to honor our fallen veterans by attending the annual Memorial Day Observance and Picnic on May 28th, 2018.    Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitterGoogle
  • Memorial Day 2018 May 21, 2018 You’re invited to our annual Memorial Day Observance on Monday, May 28th at the Winona Cemetery, 10:45AM, followed by a Memorial Day Picnic at the Tualatin Community Park at 11:45AM – 1:30PM. PROGRAM Opening of Ceremony 10:45 am Emcee: Dale Potts, Vietnam War Veteran Missing Man Maneuver Flyover Narrator: Norb Murray, Vietnam War Veteran National Anthem and Posting of ...
  • March 29 is Vietnam War Veterans Day March 29, 2018 Vietnam War Veterans Day National Vietnam War Veterans Day honors a generation of men and women who served and sacrificed during the longest conflict in U.S. history. March 29 marks the anniversary of when combat forces departed South Vietnam in 1973, even though some troops remained until their final departure in 1975.   In 2017, U.S. Senators Pat Toomey, R-Pa., and ...
  • VFW Names Youth Scholarship Winners March 6, 2018 VFW Names Youth Scholarship Winner Maryland student takes 1st place $30,000 scholarship  WASHINGTON – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is proud to announce the national winners of its 2017-18 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen youth scholarship competitions. The winners were announced live during last night’s Parade of Winners at the 2018 VFW Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. The Voice of Democracy ...
  • VFW Legislative Conference March 1, 2018 VFW Legislative Conference More than 500 VFW and Auxiliary members will attend next week’s 2018 VFW Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. The annual conference amplifies the voices of the 1.7 million members of the VFW and its Auxiliary, reminding lawmakers of the promises they’ve made to America’s service members and their families. The conference begins on March 4 ...
  • Teen from Oregon in the Running to Win a $30,000 Scholarship from the VFW February 22, 2018 Philip DunaganHigh school students across the country recorded audio-essays on this year’s theme: “American History: Our Hope for the Future.” We’ve selected one winner from each state to qualify for the grand prize, a $30,000 scholarship to the college or technical school of their choice. Hear the winning essays. The VFW’s Voice of Democracy competition allows high school students to compete ...
  • Presidents’ Day is Monday February 16, 2018 American flag Just a reminder that we enjoy another three day weekend as Monday, February 19th is Presidents’ Day, originally to honor George Washington, a general in the American Revolutionary war and our first President. Even though Washington was born on February 22nd, the Federal government set the 3rd Monday in February as Presidents’ Day in the ...
  • Continuing Education Scholarship – Deadline is Today February 15, 2018 continuing education scholarship The VFW Auxiliary is pleased to present the Continuing Education Scholarship to assist members and their immediate family members who wish to further their education by pursing a college degree or career direction at a vocational/technical school.   Details: The Continuing Education Scholarship is open to any VFW Auxiliary member (who has belonged for at least one year), their ...
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